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  • Writing Software

    What is your preferred writing software? I use Word because I am familiar with the program.  I lucked into a Word template for formatting my novels early in my writing career and I am able to effectively use the template to format my work. There are also a number of instructional videos and g...
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  • Why do you write?

    Why do you write? I write to release the thoughts in my head. Sometimes the stories spring from the darkest part of my soul. sometimes they bubble forth out of joy.. Like a pensive, I drag the thoughts from my head and allow them to swirl out on to paper. I write for myself. It helps writing f...
  • Introduction Thread

    Hi everyone: Please use this blog post to tell a little bit about yourself. Feel free to post as much information as you feel is relevant. Talk about: Yourself Your books What you offer authors Your pets Or any other topic you fell others here need to know.  We need to know who and wha...
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  • Crows

      Authors find inspiration everywhere they look. The crow has a deeply rooted history in many cultures. Each of those cultures use the crow to symbolize a unique aspect of their world. Write  story using the symbolism of the crow as a foundation. Post in the comments. This can be an...
  • Beta Readers

    Hey everyone, I need Beta Readers for my current WIP I will send a PDF to interested parties. I would love you to post feedback (Good or Bad) in the comments of this blog post. The book is called Hunter: Book 2 Chronicles of the Soul Eaters
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  • Story Ideas

    Sometimes it's not about if we can. Sometimes it's about should we. Think about it. There are stories all over about cloning, genetic engineering, bringing back extinct species...... The list goes on. Should we do these things? What is the end result if we do? Write a story based on this pre...
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  • Tell Your Story!

    Today I would like you to reflect on your journey as a writer. When did you decide you wanted to write? I told stories for as long as I could remember. When I was 11 my family (Mom, Dad, 7 kids.) moved to the mountains and lived in a two room cabin. No running water, no electricity, no indoor plum...
  • Strange Messages

    Have you ever received a strange message? Perhaps a note or a garbled voicemail or a voice in your head? Imagine a character who is receiving strange messages from an outside source. Where are the voices coming from? What are those messages telling him to do? Write the story...
  • Take on a Trope!

    A Trope is recurring literary and rhetorical devices, motifs or clichés in creative works.There is a reason the trope recurs, but we need to not get lost in the common.Take on a Trope and refresh it.Today's Trope:Evil Warlord has Mindless ArmyWriteShare the results!
  • This Blog

    Any Level 3 member can post in the blog. Any member can comment on blogs. Here are the Blog Categories: Writing Prompt Writing Lesson Editing Proofreading Short Story Excerpt from Book About the Author . Publishing Book Review Promotion advice Seeking Help Available on KU Cheap Reads ($...
  • Take on a Trope

    A Trope is recurring literary and rhetorical devices, motifs or clichés in creative works.There is a reason the trope recurs, but we need to not get lost in the common.Take on a Trope and refresh it.Today's Trope:The trusty sidekick/ dorky friendWriteShare the results!
  • Old Trunk

    These prompts are designed to show off your writing chops.The prompts may fit with your current WIP or they may inspire a new piece.Share a sample of your writing in the comments!You find a trunk in the closet. Tell a story about the contents
  • Feeder

    Paranormal NonRomance. Things really do go bump in the night! https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00IPL67A8 Available as a KU read! There really are things out there going bump in the night. Maria Christine lives life at the fringes of society as one of the Were, a race if beings from which legends have...
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  • FireFighter Jeff

    https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06ZZ41W6N My husband became terminally ill and wanted to leave a legacy to the world. He loved being a firefighter. His favorite part was teaching new recruits. We created this book together. This is a simple KU read. Read it in a few minutes, write a review!  &n...
  • Pockets

    #WritingPrompt   These prompts are designed to show off your writing chops.The prompts may fit with your current WIP or they may inspire a new piece.Share a sample of your writing here!Empty your pockets. Write a story about the contents.
  • Echoes of Savanna

    My debut novel. The first book in the Haven Novel series. Fulfillment of prophecy with a twist. The book is an example of what I call future fiction.   It is available as a KU read! https://read.amazon.com/kp/embed?asin=B006RM66QM&preview=newtab&linkCode=kpe&ref_=cm_sw_r_kb_dp_JETJzbDVTP287 ...
  • Write Well Publish Right

            Everybody has a story. It builds up inside us, fighting at the edges of our soul, pushing at us until it forces us to open an outlet and let it escape. So, what do we do? How do we tell the story?Write Well Publish Right is designed to bring story-tellers from the f...
  • Publish Promote Repeat

    Promotion is a process. There is no magic formula for selling books. Hard work and dedication required to create, publish, and market a masterpiece. This workbook guides you through a three-phased process of bringing your book to a broader audience. Following the steps outlined in this workbo...
  • The Ark

    Writing Prompt: Earth is dying. Humanity has created an Ark to send into space. How do we decide who and what gets to go?
  • Battlefield

    First Line:  We must leave our scars on the battlefield, where they belong. Now, write the story!
  • Spirit Visitor?

    While making dinner, I heard the sound of a door opening and closing, footsteps and then a woman/girl whisper my name. The dog was laying on the section of the floor between the kitchen and the living room. she was in full view of the door, I wasn't. When I looked over she was staring at the ...
  • Welcome

    As you join this site please introduce yourself. Remember, we are all authors here so even though we will eventually be able to promote our work now we are just getting to know one another.I will work hard to provide opportunities for us to promote all of our projects to an ever growing audience. &n...